Guilt-Free Listening: Jesse Boykins III’s ‘Love Apparatus’ Album Stream

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Words By DrHipHop85 Jesse Boykins III’s aptitude in the realm of crafting soulful, thoughtful, and heartfelt music is akin to watching early Aughts Kobe score 40+ in a game or The Rock control an audience.


MoRuf Ft. Jesse Boykins III – “Homie.Lover.Friend”

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The New Jersey-born rapper shares his new song, "Homie.Lover.Friend."

P.O.P [purpose or people]

Jesse Boykins III – P.O.P. [purpose or people] EP

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After opening ears with his cover of Drake's "Doing It Wrong," Jesse Boykins III releases his latest EP, P.


Jesse Boykins III – “Doing It Wrong” (Drake Cover)

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Now, Jessie Boykins III's name and voice won't always ring bells but that's not his fault.


Darrelle Revis x Jesse Boykins III For Nike Sportswear “Always On”

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A few short weeks ago, I was lamenting the idea that both Jesse Boykins III and Theophilus London go unnoticed to most music fans.

Theophilus London

Theophilus London & Jesse Boykins III – Paris96 Mixtape

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Too often, blogging becomes a narcissitic endeavor where one person pushes their likes on a larger audience.

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Jhene Aiko Feat. Jesse Boykins III – “Stranger (Remix)”

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JBIII adds his complimentary touches to Jhene's "Stranger" and he does so well that I almost included his picture as the focal point of the post.

Way Of A Wayfarer EP

Jesse Boykins III – Way Of A Wayfarer EP


Play Jesse's latest one after dark or while you're chilling inside trying to beat the heat.

The Great Debater

Skyzoo – The Great Debater Mixtape

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So far, everything about The Great Debater has been excellent.


Mara Hruby – “The Panties” Video

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During the process of familiarizing myself with Oakland's own Mara Hruby, one of the standout tracks I've seen others rave about was her cover of Mos Def's "The Panties.


Melo-X – “Cooked Food” Video


When it comes to conquering the male species, they say a pretty girl is our weakness and the stomach is the key. Melo-Xtra decided to go the two bird route and mix both connotations in his big 'ass bowl of gumbo to create a harmonious dish.

Theophilus London

Melo-X – More Merch

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Melo-X strives to be a producer's producer and you have to respect that type of creative drive, no matter how familiar you are with his work.

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“Life Of A Lover”

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"You survived another Friday on some Ice Cube shit, get some rum and get some Coke, let the ice cubes hit.


Basic Vocab Feat. Jesse Boykins III – “Like A Star”

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Basic Vocab serve notice that their second LP A Better Way could be a 2010 sleeper, with lead single “Shine Like a Star.

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